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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi, my doctor said i have toe nail fungus.....My toenail just fell off, there is a thin layer of another nail it seems like or mabea it is really hard skin. I'm not sure what to do? trim it off or what?
Doctor :   The nail will grow back by itself slowly, there is nothing to worry, just continue applying any cream that your doctor gave you
User :   He gave me nothing, said there was nothing i could do
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but will it grow wrong? or what
Doctor :   It will grow back.
Doctor :   You can apply any cream with Clotrimazole in it.
User :   what will that do for it?
Doctor :   It is an antifungal for the infection
User :   ok could i rub that on all my infected nails?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok

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